Update T-Mobile Galaxy S3 T999 to Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.1 Nougat

Android 7.1.1 Nougat is now available to download for the Samsung T-Mobile Galaxy S3 T999 variants. Samsung may not roll out the Nougat update for the old Samsung devices but if you have Galaxy S3 then you’ll be happy to know that you can now get 7.1.1 Nougat your Galaxy S3. Thanks to the Resurrection Remix Team for releasing this amazing Android Nougat based custom ROM. Resurrection Remix is one of the most popular custom ROMs among the Android community which is the combination of awesome features adopted from AOKP, CM, PA and original Remix ROM builds. Resurrection Remix creates an awesome combination of performance, customization, power and the newest features, brought directly to your S3.

Once the ROM is installed, you can find many things by default in the ROM that were tweaked with mods in the previous versions. Follow the given steps to install Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.1 Nougat custom firmware on T-Mobile Galaxy S3 SGH-T999. Keep in mind that your Galaxy S3 must have a custom recovery like ClockworkMod in order to flash the ROM zip and Google Apps zip files on your phone. Before going ahead, create a complete a backup of all your important data on your phone. Check out some of the highlighted features of Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.1 Nougat ROM given below.

Update T-Mobile Galaxy S3 T999 to Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.1 Nougat 1

Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.1 Nougat ROM Features:

  • Halo
  • Active display
  • Lockscreen Notifications
  • Application sidebar
  • Omniswitch
  • Notification panel tweaks
  • Tiles style
  • Music Toggle
  • Pitch Black UI Mode
  • Camera mods
  • ListView Animations
  • Custom system animations
  • Custom progress bar
  • Screen recorder
  • Hardware buttons and navbar options
  • Status bar traffic monitor
  • Battery bar options
  • CRT animations
  • SB Brightness slider
  • Expanded desktop
  • Profiles
  • Performance controller
  • Flip tiles
  • Theme Chooser
  • Keyboard features
  • Lockscreen see blur and reduce slider
  • Show Wi-Fi name
  • Headset action
  • Low battery warning
  • Lock clock widget
  • Privacy guard
  • Permission management
  • Power sounds
  • Share ROM
  • Battery Mods
  • Changelog
  • Lock screen options and targets
  • Center Clock/No clock/Right Clock
  • AM/PM, date, and colors
  • New Wallpaper app
  • Nova/Stock launcher included

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  • Make a proper backup of all your data such as SMS, contacts, call logs, media files etc before proceeding to the installation guide. In case anything goes wrong then you’ll be able to restore your data back.
  • This guide containing Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.1 ROM is working only with T-Mobile Galaxy S3 SGH-T999. Do not try to install it any other device or incorrect variant.
  • Your Galaxy S3 should be rooted and have the latest version of a custom recovery like ClockworkMod recovery installed.
  • Check the battery level of your phone, it should be charged at least about 70% to avoid unexpected shutdowns.


Install Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.1 Nougat Custom ROM on T-Mobile Galaxy S3 T999:

1 – First, download Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.1 ROM and Google Apps on the desktop of your PC for Galaxy S3.

2 – Connect your Galaxy S3 with PC using its USB data cable and mount its USB memory.

3 – Transfer the Android 7.1.1 ROM zip and Google Apps zip files to your SD card (already downloaded from the above links) to the root folder of SD Card.

4 – Next, power OFF the phone in order to boot into Recovery Mode and disconnect from the USB cable.

5 – Power ON the phone while pressing and holding Volume Up + Home + Power buttons at the same time to get into Recovery Mode.

6 – While your phone is now in Recovery Mode, select perform a full data wipe by selecting “wipe data/factory reset”. You can use the Power button in Recovery Mode to select an option.

7 – In the Recovery Mode, perform a cache wipe by selecting “wipe cache partition”.

Please Note that we recommend performing a wipe of your dalvik cache to avoid boot loops or any other errors. From CWM recovery, go to ‘advanced’ and then select “wipe dalvik cache”.

8 – Navigate to the main menu of recovery and select “install zip from SD card”.

9 – Now select “choose zip from sdcard”. Browse and select the Android 7.1.1 ROM zip file that you have already transferred to your SD card, select it using the Power button. Start the installation process.

10 – Flash Google Apps package on the phone by repeating the above step.

11 – Once the installation is finished successfully, go to “+++++Go Back+++++” and reboot the phone by selecting “reboot system now” from the recovery menu.

Samsung T-Mobile Galaxy S3 SGH-T999 will boot now and it may take about 4 to 5 minutes to boot for the first time after installation.

Done! You have successfully updated T-Mobile Galaxy S3 to Resurrection Remix Android 7.1.1 Nougat custom ROM.

Aamir Jamal

An Android Geek and audiophile who love to read and write reviews/tutorials about gadgets and new tech stuff. He has written 1007 guides and other posts.

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